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5 new colours for the PENTAX K-r

Having pioneered the launch of the first coloured SLR, PENTAX is pleased to announce new additions to the multi award-winning K-r.

In addition to the black, red and white models, the PENTAX K-r now comes in 5 new colours for 2011.  Available in yellow, pink, blue, purple and metal chocolate, the new tints match even the most outlandish styles and personalities.


As a reminder, the PENTAX K-r’s features are:

* 12.4 Megapixel CMOS sensor - 23.6 x 15.8mm - High-speed PRIME II Imaging Engine

* Sensitivity range: ISO 100 to 25 600. Excellent low noise level in high sensitivities

* 6 fps high-speed continuous shooting

* Shutter speed: 1/6000 sec max.

* CMOS-shift Shake Reduction, complies with all PENTAX lenses

* SAFOX IX AF sensor with 11 selectable points

* Wide view angle 3’’ LCD monitor, 921 000 dots

* Video recording in HDTV compatible (1280x720 pixels, 25 fps)

* Live View with magnified view, face detection and contrast AF

* Dust Removal mechanism

* Dynamic Range Enhancement (high and low lights correction)

* Numerous creative functions: Digital Filters, Auto-Picture, Custom Image and Cross Process modes, HDR function

* Compact and lightweight body: 12.5cm width and 525g (b.o.)

* Power supply: either Li-ion battery or AA batteries (optional adapter required)


The 5 new K-r colours will be available at the beginning of July 2011.

pdf Press Alert K-r 5 colours 321.8 kiB
pdf K-r datasheet engl 909.3 kiB
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